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Morphine 10 mg IM is ordered. Medication available reads morphine 15 mg/ml. How much of the solution should be given?
0.7 mls
Kanamycin sulfate is available labeled 250 mg/ml. The order reads kanamycin 375 mg q12h deep IM. How much of the solution should be administered?
1.5 mls
Meperidine is stocked in cartridges labeled 100 mg/ml. Demerol 75 mg q4h prn is ordered. a) How much of the solution should be discarded? b) How much should be given?
a) 0.2 mls b) 0.8 mls
Lasix 60 mg PO qd is ordered. Medicatication is available in a 40 mg scored tablet. How many tablets should the patien be given?
1.5 tabs
Neomycin sulfate oral solution is available in 1 oz (30 ml) containers labeled 125 mg/5 ml. The order reads neomycin 250 mg q8h. a) How many mL are in each dose? b) How many teaspoons per dose?
a) 10 ml b) 2 tsps
Dilaudid is ordered 3 mg IM q4h prn for severe pain. Hydromorphone is available in vials labeld 4 mg/ml. How much solution is required?
0.8 ml
Heparin sodium is available in vials labeled 5000 units/mL. The order reads heparin 4000 units subq q12h. How much solution should be administered?
0.8 ml
Potassium 13.4 mEq po qd is ordered. Available solution is K Elixir labeled 6.7 mEq/5 ml. How much solution is in each dose?
10 ml
Order reads Darvon 130 mg q6h prn for pain. The bottle containing 25 capsules is labeled 65 mg/capsule. How many capsules per dose?
2 capsules
Hydroxyzine is avaiable in 2 ml vials labeled 50 mg/ml. The order reads Vistaril 75 mg IM STAT. How much solution should be administered?
1.5 mls
Morphine oral solution 30 mg q4h is ordered. Medication available is labeled 20 mg/5 ml. How much solution should be given?
7.5 mls
Keflex suspension 125 mg id is ordered for a 2 1/2 year old child who weighs 13 kg. The usual pediatric dose is 25 to 50 mg/kg/24 hours. a) What is the dose range for this weight for 24 hours? b) What is this child's dose per 24 hours.
a) 325 mg to 650 mg per 24 hours b) 800 mg
Erythromycin suspension 200 mg q6h is ordered for a 4 yearo old child who weighs 16 kg. The usual pedicatric dose is 30 to 50 mg/kg/24hr a)What is the dose range for this weight? b) What is the daily dose for this child?
a)480 mg to 800 mg b) 800 mg
Gentamicin 30 mg q8h is ordered for a 13 yo child weighing 38 kg. The usual dose is 3 mg/kg/24 hours. a) What is the usual daily dose for this weight? b) What is this child's daily dose?
a) 114 mg b) 90 mg
Amikacin is to be given at 15 mg/kg/day in 3 divided doses. The patient weighs 110 pounds. a) How much Amikacin should be given daily? b) How many mg per dose?